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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Stephan Micus: A Beginner's Guide

The polymath German instrumentalist has an impressive back catalogue. Simon Broughton examines his wealth of recordings to date;

Friday, November 15, 2019

Introducing... Santrofi

The new band from Ghana are injecting a fresh energy into the country’s traditional highlife style. Jo Frost speaks to them;

Friday, November 15, 2019

My world: Gruff Rhys

The Welsh musician of Super Furry Animals fame speaks to Garth Cartwright about his fascination for songs sung in languages other than English;

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Introducing... Bongeziwe Mabandla

Diane Coetzer catches up with the South African singer-songwriter who is making waves on a European tour prior to the release of his third album;

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Jim Moray: A Beginner's Guide

Once the wunderkind of the English folk scene, Jim Moray’s sound has matured and coalesced over his career. Tim Cumming dives into his catalogue;

Monday, November 11, 2019

Romanian Roots: Essential 10 Albums

Simon Broughton recommends some of the best Romanian albums, from Taraf de Haidouks and Fanfare Ciocărlia to The Balanescu Quartet;

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Korean New Wave: Essential 10 Albums

Simon Broughton picks out some highlight recordings from the rejuvenated South Korean music scene, including albums by Jambinai and Black String;

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